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Indemnity, Disclaimer, Warnings, Terms of Purchase , Release of Liability.

  1. PLEASE READ CAREFULLY!

    The LITTLE WING is an on-bike child bike seat platform that has been developed as an accessory to adult bicycles. The LITTLE WING is only to be used as detailed in this document.

    The LITTLE WING has been created with freedom of movement in mind and as such, does not have any harnesses, straps or restraints which will hold the child in place. Riding bicycles, by its very nature, carries obvious risks.The use of the LITTLE WING assumes the same and other risks, that is, the risk of cycling as well as the added risk of riding with a small child on the bike. Helmets must be worn by both the adult bicycle rider as well as the child user whilst making use of the LITTLE WING. It is important to ride smoothly, at low speeds and avoid harsh braking. 

    In line with that, you agree that the purchase of and/or use of the LITTLE WING constitutes the customer agreement to assume any and all risk associated with the use, misuse and/or operation of the LITTLE WING and waive any liability and or claim against LITTLE WING, Banzonite PTY Ltd t/a WILD AIR and or its owners, employees or service providers

    Instructions for the correct installation and use of the LITTLE WING are provided in the packaging and also on the website www.ridelittlewing.com. It is your responsibility to ensure that you not only read all instructions and review all videos before installing the LITTLE WING or making use of the LITTLE WING but abide by them too. If you have any questions about the installation of the LITTLE WING, please contact us directly on info@ridelittlewing.com, alternatively take your bike and LITTLE WING to your local bicycle shop.

    YOU (THE ADULT RIDER) AGREE TO ALWAYS RIDE WITHIN YOUR LIMITS AND THE LITTLE WINGS CHILD USER’S LIMITS.

    Warnings and disclaimer:

    • You acknowledge and agree that the LITTLE WING is NOT intended for extreme off-road use or riding on steep inclines or declines.
    • You acknowledge and agree that the LITTLE WING is NOT to be used at high speeds.
    • You acknowledge and agree that the LITTLE WING is not intended for use in extreme or hazardous conditions including traffic, national roads, inclement weather, slick or muddy trails or icy or snow trails where the chances of falling are increased.
    • You acknowledge and agree that you, the adult bicycle rider, must have experience riding the bike the LITTLE WING is attached to and have experience or knowledge of the trail or path the ride will take.
    • You, the adult rider, acknowledge and agree that your bicycle is in good working order and can accommodate the additional weight of the LITTLE WING (3kg) and the additional weight of the child user.
    • You, the adult rider, acknowledge and agree that your bicycle is in good working order and can accommodate the additional weight of the LITTLE WING (3kg) and the additional weight of the child user. 
    • You acknowledge and agree that you, the adult bicycle rider, are aware that the bicycle will handle differently with a passenger on board and braking distances will be increased.
    • You acknowledge and agree that you, the adult bicycle rider, will NEVER leave the LITTLE WING child user unattended on a kickstand or leaning against a wall or other object whilst they are seated on the LITTLE WING.
    • You acknowledge and agree that you, the adult bicycle rider, will not attempt to use the LITTLE WING unless you have sufficient ability and skill to do so safely. 
    • You acknowledge and agree that you, the adult bicycle rider, will always ride in control and within ability level. 
    • You acknowledge and agree that you, the adult bicycle rider, will operate the bicycle to which the LITTLE WING is attached with care.
    • You acknowledge and agree that you, the adult bicycle rider, are in good health and will never operate the bicycle when tired, sick or in any unfit condition such that it puts the LITTLE WING child user (and/or the rider) at the risk of injury or under the influence of drugs or alcohol.
    • You acknowledge and agree that you, the adult bicycle rider, will ensure that the child has no physical or mental impairments, has the strength to hold on securely to the handlebars and balance, stand on the stirrups and sit on the saddle and sit upright independently. 
    • You acknowledge and agree that you, the adult bicycle rider, will ensure that the child user is able to understand, take and implement instructions as well as communicate clearly.
    • You acknowledge and agree that you, the adult bicycle rider, will ensure that the child should be at least 2.5 years of age, if not older, in order to have the necessary strength. If your child does not meet these requirements, DO NOT use the LITTLE WING.
    • You acknowledge and agree that you, the adult bicycle rider, is able to see clearly over the LITTLE WING’s child user’s helmet and to pedal freely with the child user on board. 
    • You acknowledge and agree that a child over 5 years old will probably be too large for the LITTLE WING, and the adult bicycle rider must decide if the child is too large to cycle with safely, irrespective of the child’s age.
    • You acknowledge and agree that should the child/passenger be over 22kg’s, it is too heavy for the LITTLE WING and will not be used.

    A thorough inspection of the installed LITTLE WING must be performed by the adult bicycle rider before every ride. If you are unsure, have it checked by a qualified bike mechanic or email us on info@ridelittlewing.com.

    Before riding, you (the adult rider) agree to check that all moving parts (handlebars, wheels, pedals, etc.) are clear and free to move without obstruction from the child or the LITTLE WING seat.

    Before riding, you (the adult rider) agree to make sure the child’s feet do not come in contact with the front wheel when completing a stationary check, turning the handlebars/front wheel in both directions and when the forks are compressed.

    Before riding you (the adult rider) agree to make sure there is no loose clothing or laces that could become caught on moving parts or hinder the operation of the bike.

    Before riding, you (the adult rider) agree to make sure the LITTLE WING child user is wearing the proper clothing. Riders generate heat, however, the LITTLE WING child user is more stationary and can cool down quickly with the wind, even in nice weather.

    You (the adult rider) agree that you will not ride with a child if you are tired. A child cannot ride on the LITTLE WING if they are tired or at risk of falling asleep or not able to hold onto the handlebars and keep their head up. You (the adult rider) acknowledge that you will be unable to keep the child on the LITTLE WING between your arms.

    You (the adult rider) agree and understand that you need to listen to each LITTLE WING child user. If the child is unhappy, tired, cold, irritable, mischievous or in any way going to cause a danger to themselves, the adult rider or other road users, the ride should be stopped immediately until the problem can be solved.

    The LITTLE WING child user should hold on to the handlebars and have both feet placed into the foot stirrup straps at all times while riding. The LITTLE WING child user should not be allowed in any way to touch the bicycle’s gear or brake levers.

    You (the adult rider) agree that you will not leave the LITTLE WING unattended. Your bike may be locked, but the LITTLE WING is not.

    You (the adult rider) agree that you will not leave the LITTLE WING on your bike while you travel with your bike on a vehicle bike rack.

    You (the adult rider) acknowledge that the above warnings and suggested uses pertaining to the operation of the use of the LITTLE WING do not encompass all such, but are only examples of the common sense required of the user in operating and using the LITTLE WING.

    This list is not an exclusive or exhaustive list of possible accidents that may occur while using the LITTLE WING. Most of these injuries are mostly rare, however, they do occur. You acknowledge and accept all of the possible risks associated with making use of the LITTLE WING and other possible issues not mentioned above. These issues occur more often when the participants are using drugs or alcohol or not physically able to undertake the ride.

    You certify that you have reviewed this document with your family. You certify that you have examined the LITTLE WING website (www.ridelittlewing.com) and have looked at all of the information, risks and videos posted on the company website. You state that you have read the above statement on some of the possible risks and issues in using the LITTLE WING. Therefore, you assume full responsibility for yourself, your family, and any child user you ride with, including minor children, for bodily injury, death, and loss of personal property and any expenses as a result of your negligence, negligence of your family, or the negligence of the LITTLE WING. You hereby expressly consent and assume all risks of the activity for yourself and your family, including the risks associated with traveling to and from the activity.

    By choosing to use the LITTLE WING, you, for your family, your minor children, other children with whom you choose to use the LITTLE WING, your heirs and executors and yourself, are confirming that you have read, understand and acknowledge the risks and liability for yourself and your family.

Disclaimer

Please make sure you read the disclaimer and safety instructions before you use the LITTLE WING.

We can’t wait to get you and your “Little Wing’s” out on the trails!